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The Art of Flight giveaway
ESPNNovember 1, 2011

To do so, send an email to with your address change. 12. System Malfunctions. Additional entries beyond the specified limit from any one person, household or email address will be void. The name of the "authorized account holder" ...more »

Law Offices of Howard G. Smith Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against HCA ...
Bradenton HeraldNovember 1, 2011

Specifically, the Complaint alleges that the Registration Statement and Prospectus failed to disclose that: (a) the Company improperly accounted for its prior business combinations in violation of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles, ...more »

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Audit Defence
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Immigrants' successes in business to be highlighted
DesMoinesRegister.comNovember 3, 2011

“We have practical seminars,” said Sa, like what sort of taxes to expect, what it means to be audited by the IRS, and even how to attract customers. “The IES is an event where we call out to people, to help them to be self-sufficient. ...more »

Irs Filing & Compliance
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Provisional obligations
Chiropractic EconomicsNovember 26, 2011

Now businesses use contract workers in highly skilled positions, such as scientists, engineers, professionals, and managers. To respond to business demand, many staffing agencies have become increasingly specialized. According to the National ...more »

Business Audit Defence
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Eddings audit finds 'inappropriate transfers'
Columbus Ledger-EnquirerNovember 8, 2011

First American filed court papers Monday in Muscogee County Superior Court trying to compel the law firm to provide banking and accounting records for the ongoing audit. The company also wants a court order preventing the firm from tampering with ...more »

Personal Irs Disputes
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Lawyer acquitted of misusing state funds | Philadelphia Inquirer | 2011-11-07
Philadelphia InquirerNovember 7, 2011

According to a statement by the office of US Attorney Zane D. Memeger, the Jones' used loan funds to pay off personal credit card debt, buy tickets to professional sports games and used $160000 to "replenish funds Jones took from his law firm trust ...more »

Property Taxes
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Arriola Asks Senators to Vote Down Property Tax Hike Bill
Pacific News CenterNovember 3, 2011

Guam - (From the Governor's Office) A bill on the legislative session now will raise property taxes 1000%. If passed into law, a resident currently paying $300 in property taxes, for example, will start paying $3000 next year. ...more »

Corporate Income Taxes
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Rachel Maddow says Rick Perry's tax plan promises the rich huge tax cuts while ...
PolitiFactNovember 2, 2011

And, she said, when "compared to current law, Americans of all income groups are better off under the governor's tax plan." The center's analysis shows ways that such a conclusion holds up, including increases after-tax income and reductions in tax...more »

Sales Tax & Use Tax
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Vallejo 1-cent sales tax Measure B up by 71 votes
San Francisco ChronicleNovember 13, 2011

Vallejo can use all the tax income it can get, after emerging two weeks ago from bankruptcy. Faced with soaring public employee costs and plunging tax revenue, the city filed for bankruptcy in May 2008, becoming one of the largest US cities to take ...more »

Estate Taxes & Gift Taxes
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The Wireless Tax Moratorium: The Senate Will Decide
Communications TechnologyNovember 3, 2011

The National Association of Counties, the National League of Cities, the US Conference of Mayors, the International City/County Management Association, the Government Finance Officers Association and the National Association of Telecommunications ...more »

Tax Evasion Defence
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Credit Suisse asked to hand over U.S. client data
ReutersNovember 8, 2011

Earlier on Tuesday, Reuters reported Credit Suisse had begun notifying certain US clients suspected of offshore tax evasion it intended to give their names to the SFTA following a request from the US Internal Revenue Service. ...more »

International Taxation
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US House of Representatives Passes Wireless Tax Fairness Act
TMC NetNovember 2, 2011

On October 2, by a voice vote, the US House of Representatives passed HR 1002, “The Wireless Tax Fairness Act of 2011” — placing a five year freeze on government entities at any level from any new state or local wireless taxes and fees. ...more »

Tax Planning
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Kansas nonprofit group seeking to eliminate income taxes planning statewide, 2 ...
The RepublicNovember 2, 2011

A Kansas group pushing to eliminate the state income tax plans a two-day, five-city bus tour this week. Kansans for No Income Tax says its goal is to educate residents about the possibilities for spurring economic growth by eliminating income taxes. ...more »


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